Matti Friedman – The ideological roots of media bias against Israel

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Matti Friedman speaking at the BICOM annual dinner, 26 January 2015.

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Jonathan Sacks – The Face of Evil

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After 9/11, when the horror and trauma had subsided, Americans found themselves asking what had happened and why. Was it a disaster? A tragedy? A crime? An act of war? It did not seem to fit the pre-existing paradigms. And why had it happened? The question most often asked about Al Qaeda was, “Why do they hate us?”

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3D Metal Printer Gets To Work At the Technion in Israel

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A revolutionary 3-D printing system has recently been put into operation at the Israel Institute of Metals (IMM) – a research institute operating under the Technion R&D foundation. It is the first printer of its kind in Israel designed for metal components based on the melting of metal powder particles by an electron beam (EBM). The system is intended to be used to print metal components such as titanium for the aerospace industry, dental implants, bone substitutes, and more. ARCAM’s 3D metal printer

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Israel – Start Up Nation to Exit Nation

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Thanks to a string of big exits over the past year, Israel’s technology companies are moving the country from a startup nation to an exit nation.

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Barry Shaw – Obama, Bibi and Congress – the Price.

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by Barry Shaw What will be the price for Bibi’s visit to Congress? – Obama will follow Hollande’s lead.

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This Weeks Sanity Report from Israel – Jan. 27th 2015

Ampoule of Dr. Waldemar Haffkine's original cholera vaccine. Letter on left was written in 1989 by Central Zionist Archives employee. Letter on right is believed to have been written by Haffkine. (photo credit: Courtesy Tower of David Museum)  Read more: Original cholera vaccine turns up in Jerusalem | The Times of Israel http://www.timesofisrael.com/original-chthis weeks sanity report from israel. Ampoule of Dr. Waldemar Haffkine's original cholera vaccine. Letter on left was written in 1989 by Central Zionist Archives employee. Letter on right is believed to have been written by Haffkine. (photo credit: Courtesy Tower of David Museum) Read more: Original cholera vaccine turns up in Jerusalem

Ampoule of Dr. Waldemar Haffkine’s original cholera vaccine. Letter on left was written in 1989 by Central Zionist Archives employee. Letter on right is believed to have been written by Haffkine. (photo credit: Courtesy Tower of David Museum)

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Tsvi Bisk – PC Linguistic Doctrine

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President Obama is correct – words actually mean something. If we use phrases like “radical Islamist extremism” we stain the reputation of a great peace loving religion and offend hundreds of millions of peace loving Muslims. Nice, tolerant, multicultural people just don’t do things like that.

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Steve Kramer – MR. NETANYAHU GOES TO WASHINGTON

Steve Kramer  Steve Kramer:  The New York Times editorialized that the recently scheduled, third speech by Prime Minister Netanyahu to Congress will harm US-Israel ties. The Times of Israel quoted a White House spokesman that, “Netanyahu spat in our face.” What’s the furor about? After all, Netanyahu is not the first foreign statesman to address this august body three times (Winston Churchill also did so.)

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70 Days for 70 Years – Remember the Past to Build the Future

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“I should like someone to remember that there once lived a person named David Berger.” David in his last letter, Vilna 1941

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Tsvi Bisk – The Optimistic Jew Chapter 14 – The Triumph of Jewish Hasbara

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A major turning point in modern Jewish history was the recognition that Israel’s war was Grand Strategic and involved the entire Jewish People. Grand Strategy refers to economic, political, social and public relations resources as well as military. Chapters 11, 12, and 13 have dealt primarily with the economic, political and social aspects of the struggle. This chapter will deal primarily with public relations, or as we say in Hebrew Hasbara.

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